Committees

Unless stated otherwise members of the public are welcome to attend committee meetings as observers.

A361

Members: Councillors D Abbott, J Brunsdon MBE, N Cottle, E George, J Keery, L MacDougall, T Napper, S Thurgood, I Tucker

In 2018 there was a public consultation

For more information about the A361 campaign please see the website

 

Communications

The Communications Committee meets monthly to agree any formal Press Releases from the Council and also to discuss how to improve communications between the Council and the electorate.

Members: Councillors N Cottle, J Cousins, E George, S Henderson, J Keery, D Michell, T Napper

 

Finance and General Purposes

The Committee meets twice a year and deals with grant applications and the Town Council budget.

Members: Councillors D Abbott, Brunsdon MBE, J Coles, N Cottle, J Cousins, E George, S Henderson, J Keery, S Thurgood, I Tucker

 

Frost Fayre

Members: Councillors A Black, N Cottle, E George, D Michell, I Tucker

For more information about the Frost Fayre please see the website

 

 

Glastonbury in Bloom

Members: Councillors I Tucker (Chair), A Black, J Brunsdon MBE, N Cottle, E George, D Michell

For more information about Glastonbury in Bloom please see the website

 

Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group

Community members: Katherine Clarke, Indra Donfranceso, Ian Forster, Malcolm Higgins, Paul Lund, Robert Macbeth, Paul Manning, Suzi Martineau, Kevin Redpath (Deputy-Chair).

Town Council members: Cllr. Denise Abbott (Deputy Mayor), Cllr. Gabriel Avalon, Cllr. John Brunsdon MBE, Cllr. Jon Cousins (Chair), Cllr. Emma George (Mayor), Cllr. Steve Henderson, Cllr. John Keery, Cllr. Lindsay MacDougall.

Neighbourhood Planning Officer: Gerard Tucker (Deputy Town Clerk).

For more information about the Neighbourhood Plan please see the website

 

Planning

This Committee meets monthly and is consulted on all planning applications for Glastonbury.

Members: Councillors D Abbott, J Brunsdon MBE, N Cottle, J Cousins, E George, S Henderson, I Tucker

Promoting Glastonbury

The Promoting Glastonbury Committee is a Committee of the Council.  Members are from the Town Council and the community.

Town Council Members: Councillors J Cousins (Chair), N Cottle, E George, S Henderson, D Michell, W Knight, L MacDougall

Community members: Janet Bell (Glastonbury Abbey), Robin Saville (Rural Life Museum), Natasha Wardle (Chalice Well), Paul Manning (Chamber of Commerce), Ian Clemmett (National Trust), Morgana West (Pilgrim Reception Centre), Mary Parker (Tourist Information Centre)

The Promoting Glastonbury Committee is working with local traders in a Town Centre Working Group

 

Property and Assets

Members: Councillors D Abbott, A Black, J Brunsdon MBE, J Coles, N Cottle, J Cousins, E George, S Henderson, J Keery, W Knight, L MacDougall, D Michell, S Thurgood, I Tucker

 

Staffing

The Staffing Committee meets regularly to discuss all matters relating to the workforce of the Town Council.

Members: Councillors D Abbott, J Cousins, E George, J Keery and I Tucker

Next Meeting: Public and press are excluded from meetings due to the confidential nature of business.

 

Youth Provision

Committee members are involved with supporting the Glastonbury Youth Council.

Members: Councillors D Abbott, J Coles, E George, S Henderson, J Keery, S Thurgood